• Internet.org faces growing criticism

    Internet.org faces growing criticism

    Facebook’s effort to bring free internet service to developing countries is facing major backlash as 65 advocacy organisations across 31 countries protest Internet.org.   In an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s CEO and founder, the group said the project violates the principles of net neutrality and threatens freedom of expression, security, equality of opportunity,
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  • Is Net Neutrality in jeopardy because of Google and Netflix?

    Is Net Neutrality in jeopardy because of Google and Netflix?

    The general feeling among most of the Internet using public that pays attention to such things is that the neutrality of the Internet (aka Net Neutrality) is hinged on access providers, such as ISPs and mobile phone companies, keeping the access to bandwidth fair and even for everyone. This is the gist of what most
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  • FCC will revise Net Neutrality plan

    FCC will revise Net Neutrality plan

    Chairman Tom Wheeler of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that the agency will be revising proposed rules for regulating broadband Internet and has offered assurances that the agency won’t allow companies to segregate Web traffic into fast and slow pipes. The revised language for the proposal may be available today. The original proposal,
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